Chilly weather, scorching bats
Oklahoma entered final 7 days hitting just .232, with the pitching carrying the Sooners to a scorching commence.
But in 5 online games final 7 days at dwelling, Oklahoma’s bats came alive as the Sooners outscored their opponents 44-6, beating UAPB 8- and Columbia 12-3, 9-1, 9- and 6-2.
OU lifted its batting ordinary extra than 50 points in excess of the 7 days, increasing to 3rd in the Huge 12 with a .284 ordinary.
Oklahoma shortstop Brandon Zaragoza was 11 of 20 with 7 operates and eight RBI in the course of the 7 days, even though first baseman Tyler Hardman was 10 of 24 with 5 operates and eight RBI.
Hardman is now hitting .388 and in just 49 at-bats online games has 21 RBI, 5 extra than he experienced final yr in 145 at-bats.
Pitching continues to roll
The Sooners’ aid pitching was also solid all 7 days, placing collectively a 1.59 Era with only a person pitcher surrendering any operates.